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Istana

Introduction The Istana (“Palace in Malay”) is the official residence and office of the President of Singapore. It is also where the president receives and entertains state guests and as well as the working office of the Prime Minister of … Continue reading

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St John’s Island, Singapore

Introduction St John’s Island previously known as Pulau Sakijang Bendera, is one of the southern islands of Singapore. It is located approximately 6.5 km to the south of the mainland Singapore. Sir Stamford Raffles the founder of Singapore actually anchored … Continue reading

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Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

Introduction The Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall also known as Wan Qing Yuan served as theĀ  home and headquarters of Sun’s revolutionary activities in Southeast Asia. Sun who visited Singapore eight times between 1900 and 1911 stayed at the … Continue reading

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